Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of SAP products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SAP over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within SAP SE.

SAP
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 126 102
Rank change year-on-year -28 -24 -20
Contract jobs citing SAP 93 129 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.31% 1.96% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.44% 4.58% 5.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 91 138
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £245 £325 £311
90th Percentile £775 £638 £641
Central London median daily rate £500 £456 £464
% change year-on-year +9.59% -1.62% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £65.00 - -
Central London median hourly rate £65.00 - -

SAP is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2703 2816 3849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.13% 42.70% 42.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2025 2112 2884
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £251
90th Percentile £675 £638 £637
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 46 73
City of London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% -2.04%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £11.19
90th Percentile £30.75 £55.00 £27.81
Central London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.73 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.87% +7.00% -1.49%

SAP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing SAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing SAP in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for SAP in the City of London

SAP
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SAP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 - -
SAP
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for SAP.

1 29 (31.18%) Finance
2 17 (18.28%) ERP
2 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
3 16 (17.20%) Migration
4 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (16.13%) Oracle
4 15 (16.13%) Manufacturing
4 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.05%) CRM
6 13 (13.98%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (12.90%) Programme Management
8 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
9 10 (10.75%) Marketing
10 9 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (9.68%) Data Migration
10 9 (9.68%) Electronics
10 9 (9.68%) Project Management
11 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.60%) SQL
12 7 (7.53%) QA
12 7 (7.53%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.53%) Change Management
12 7 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (6.45%) Data Quality
13 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (6.45%) ETL
13 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
13 6 (6.45%) Windows

SAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.15%) Apache
1 2 (2.15%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.08%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.08%) SAP Portal
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.15%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (4.30%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (3.23%) SAP CRM
3 3 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 3 (3.23%) SAP HR
3 3 (3.23%) SAP SD
4 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (2.15%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (2.15%) SAP CO
4 2 (2.15%) SAP ERP
4 2 (2.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.15%) SAP HCM
4 2 (2.15%) SAP PM
5 1 (1.08%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (1.08%) Markit EDM
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (1.08%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (1.08%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.08%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) SaaS
2 3 (3.23%) Force.com
2 3 (3.23%) Salesforce Service Cloud
3 2 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.15%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (2.15%) Taleo
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.08%) IaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) MVNO
1 1 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.30%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.30%) SAP HANA
3 3 (3.23%) Big Data
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.15%) HBase
4 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.15%) MS Access
4 2 (2.15%) MySQL
4 2 (2.15%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.08%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.08%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) ERwin
3 1 (1.08%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.08%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.08%) Moq
3 1 (1.08%) MSTest
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.08%) Toad
General
1 29 (31.18%) Finance
2 15 (16.13%) Manufacturing
3 11 (11.83%) Telecoms
4 10 (10.75%) Marketing
5 9 (9.68%) Electronics
6 6 (6.45%) Retail
7 5 (5.38%) Billing
7 5 (5.38%) General Ledger
8 3 (3.23%) Back Office
8 3 (3.23%) Law
9 2 (2.15%) Legal
10 1 (1.08%) Front Office
10 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Analyst
2 12 (12.90%) Developer
3 10 (10.75%) SAP Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (7.53%) Architect
7 6 (6.45%) CRM Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) IT Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.38%) SAP Business Analyst
8 5 (5.38%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) ERP Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) ERP Business Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Salesforce Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Salesforce Business Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) CSS
2 3 (3.23%) COM
2 3 (3.23%) HTML
2 3 (3.23%) JSON
2 3 (3.23%) XML
3 2 (2.15%) BAPI
3 2 (2.15%) CSS3
3 2 (2.15%) Express
3 2 (2.15%) HTML5
3 2 (2.15%) JMS
3 2 (2.15%) jQuery
3 2 (2.15%) Kafka
3 2 (2.15%) Node.js
3 2 (2.15%) SAP Fiori
3 2 (2.15%) SAPUI5
3 2 (2.15%) Sass
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.08%) Fluent NHibernate
4 1 (1.08%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.23%) Data Structures
2 3 (3.23%) Fintech
2 3 (3.23%) User Experience
3 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.15%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.08%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.08%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.08%) Social Media
4 1 (1.08%) Video on Demand
4 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.08%) AIX
3 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) ERP
2 16 (17.20%) Migration
3 15 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (15.05%) CRM
5 12 (12.90%) Programme Management
6 9 (9.68%) Data Migration
6 9 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (9.68%) Project Management
7 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.53%) Change Management
8 7 (7.53%) Data Modelling
9 6 (6.45%) ETL
9 6 (6.45%) Test Scripting
9 6 (6.45%) Validation
10 5 (5.38%) Analytics
10 5 (5.38%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (5.38%) ITIL
10 5 (5.38%) Scenario Testing
11 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) SQL
2 5 (5.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.30%) ABAP
3 4 (4.30%) Java
4 3 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.08%) C#
6 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
1 6 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.08%) CCNA
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.08%) MCSE
4 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PMP
4 1 (1.08%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 6 (6.45%) Data Quality
3 4 (4.30%) PMO
3 4 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.08%) SLA
4 1 (1.08%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Firmware
2 1 (1.08%) HDFS
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.15%) Sysdig
2 1 (1.08%) DatAdvantage
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (3.23%) Charles River
4 3 (3.23%) Informatica
4 3 (3.23%) Siebel
4 3 (3.23%) Tableau
5 2 (2.15%) Adobe
5 2 (2.15%) Ariba
5 2 (2.15%) Hitachi
5 2 (2.15%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.15%) Syclo
5 2 (2.15%) VMware
5 2 (2.15%) Workday
6 1 (1.08%) CODA
6 1 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (1.08%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.08%) MicroStrategy